The Knox County Jail
in Rockland, Knox County, Maine, like all jails is a maximum security facility. Because the inmates in this jail range from low level offenders to those being held for violent crimes like robbery, rape and murder, the security level is as high as is it is in any maximum security state prison. Some of the security features in this facility include security cameras, electronic detection and reinforced fencing topped with razor wire. Correctional officers in Knox County Jail
are armed with mace and trained to use physical force to protect themselves and other inmates from violence.
The men, women and juveniles being held in the Knox County Jail
are either awaiting trial or have been sentenced in the Knox County Court System already and been sentenced to a period of time of one year or less. When an inmate is sentenced to a year or more, they are admitted into the Maine Prison
or Federal Prison System
Inmates in the Knox County Jail
are fed three meals a day totaling 2,500 calories, are allowed access to phones to contact friends and family members, are allowed at least one hour a day for exercise, have access to books, bathroom and shower facilities. The inmates are allowed mail to be delivered to them as well as newspapers and magazine from trusted outside publishers.
In addition, Knox County houses the following juvenile facilities: Long Creek Youth Ctr
, Mountain View Juv. Correctional Facility
On this page you will find direct links to specific information that friends and family members of inmates will find useful: Knox County Inmate Search, Inmate Phone use, Visitation Rules and Schedules, Commissary Deposits and Information about the Knox County Jail
Inmate Mail Guidelines. In addition, you will find information on how to contact the facility, directions to the jail, Knox County recent arrests, Most Wanted, outstanding Arrest Warrants and much more.
Knox County Jail Inmate Search
327 Park Street
Rockland, ME 04841
Jail (Main): 207-594-1262
Rockland Police: 207-594-0313
Juvenile Detention: 207-822-2775
District Attorney: 207-594-0434
Adult Probation: 207-596-2353
Juvenile Probation: 207-596-2353
For information about the following Knox County Jail issues:
- Bail or Inmate information
- Visitation, Mail or Phone Contact
- Criminal charges or Court Dates
Call the JAIL at 207-594-0430 or call the SHERIFF at 207-594-0433.